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SHI gathers art for next year's Tinaa auction

...biggest names in Northwest Coast art, said SHI President Rosita Worl, who hopes the event will educate people about fine...appreciation of Southwest Indian art, said SHI President Rosita Worl, noting the same can be done for Northwest Coast art...
Native culture topic of last lecture in SHI lecture series

...of Sealaska Heritage Institute Rosita Worl - the final speaker in the Native...overturn that provision.Dr. Rosita Worl is the president of the Sealaska...committee chair. To learn more about Rosita Worl visit http://www.sealaska...
Final Fireside Lecture celebrates new salmon exhibit

...Southeast Alaska, and a collection of essays written by area scientists, authors and others, including Juneau residents Rosita Worl, Richard Carstensen, Becky Janes and Sissi Babich, and Sitka author John Straley.Alaska Geographic will sell the...
SHI chooses mentor-apprentice teams to revitalize Tlingit language the 1990s and has cultivated a number of students, but it's time to intensify that effort, said SHI President Rosita Worl."We're very fortunate in that we have many language learners. We have many, but we need more. And, we've...
Empire Editorial: The power of language

...that bond by revitalizing the Tlingit language, which today is only spoken by about 200 people, according to SHI's Rosita Worl. The Tlingit Mentor-Apprentice Language Program pairs elders and apprentices from Juneau, Sitka and Yakutat in a...
Thank you for making SHI's Tinaa Art Auction a success

...and Steve Brown.Media: Journalist Amy Fletcher and photojournalist Michael Penn from the Juneau Empire, photojournalist Brian Wallace and photographers Dixie Hutchinson and Steve Quinn. Rosita Worl, PresidentSealaska Heritage Institute
Tinaa Art Auction a big success

...annual event held since 1922 that draws more than 150,000 people to Sante Fe, N.M., every August.A beaming Rosita Worl, addressing the crowd at the end of the evening, said she sometimes hears that Juneau is a divided community, but...
A long way from home

...writing his master's thesis about Tlingit body armor. Another expert, Sealaska Heritage Institute President Dr. Rosita Worl, who wrote her doctoral dissertation on Tlingit concepts of property, said in an interview that she recognized the...
Native leaders upset by effort to overturn ruling

...rights ruling is an assault on rural Alaska, according to the largest statewide Native organization in the state.Rosita Worl, chairwoman of the Alaska Federation of Native's subsistence committee, called the state's actions "a reckless...
SHI's first art auction attracts big names in Northwest Coast art the Walter Soboleff Center in Juneau - reads like a Who's Who of Northwest Coast artists, said SHI President Rosita Worl. Some of the artists are so well known, their pieces sell for tens of thousands of dollars, and the auction will...


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